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Jul 12, 2011 4:00pm EDT
together to remember betty ford. >>> losing and winning big. how she went from an overweight teen to a beauty queen with miss america now in her sights. >>> and from the swankiest lounges, to hidden dive bars. hot 99.5's cruz w >>> is your coffee cup at starbucks just not big enough? now it can be even bigger. the coffee chain will offer a new 31 ounce trenta size. it's like a big gulp, 7 ounces larger than the venti. and has more volume at that point average stomach. for now your iced coffees and teas will be available in the super sized cup in the d.c. area. more than half of their customers already order the largest size they have already. >>> from baristas to bars. we have cruz with us to talk about the best bars in the washington region. people can go to your web tight and vote for the best bar on the list. >> these aren't bars or nightclubs. the whole idea, we wanted to find -- create a list of what was hot, hot stuff in d.c. we created these categories. people gave us their nominations. you can go to hot 99.5.com/kane and vote for bars all over the d.c. area, which is great
NBC
Jul 13, 2011 4:00pm EDT
at 30 miles per hour toward areas like lou ray and big meadows. anywhere you see an the map those shadings of yellow and orange and red, very heavy rain is coming down. and we've got flash flood warnings up for fairfax county, areas of the western district there. southern prince george's county, as well as northern charles county and prince william county, as well as up into montgomery county. we'll check out louden county. so very heavy rain. remember, turn around, don't drown. we're seeing rainfall in excess of an inch, at least, but coming down at a very good rate. our temperatures now in the 70s after climbing into the 90s. and even still down to the south, fredericksburg, still holding at 91 degrees. but the air now, getting a chance to cool down, and it will be drying out. so i expect this line of storms to be around up until about 6:00 as it makes its way southeast out of the area. so next couple of days, we're not going to be seeing heat indices up in the upper 90s anymore. your goodnight forecast, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., upper 80s. i'll have more coming up in a couple minutes.
NBC
Jul 25, 2011 4:00pm EDT
. you can see how big this complex is moving southeast at 20 miles per hour. and then there is another area that's just down to the south. it's around charles county, around king george county and it's moving toward areas like montrose and st. george island. the impact with this, frequent lightning, damaging winds, and definitely some downpours with this. so the atmosphere, that very humid air, is getting wrung out. flash flood warnings up for areas of northeastern montgomery county, for northern prince george's and anne arundel county. howard county, too, in baltimore. and to the south, for king george and for stafford county. and this goes up until about 6:30 or 7:00 or so. so remember, turn around, don't drown. we're seeing some awfully high rainfall rates out of these thunderstorms coming through. but it's definitely cooling us down. unofficially, up to the 91. now we're seeing temperatures in the 80s. and overnight, the first time they have dropped this low since early wednesday morning. i'll have more in a little bit. >> all right. thank you, veronica. >>> as norway mourns those
NBC
Jul 11, 2011 4:00pm EDT
miles south of portland. authorities and witnesses say the crash caused a big explosion that sent flames shooting three stories high. the driver of the truck died on the scene. some passengers on the plane were taken to the hospital. >>> police in prince george's county have arrested a woman in the murder of a convenience store clerk. 69 year-old richard chung sung nom was killed in blatensburg. then police say a fire was set to cover it up. today police arrested 23-year-old ashley owens of hyattsville and charged her with murder that ended in arson. they tell us surveillance video was key to solving this case. >> mr. nam went out of his way by all accounts to assist the community in any way he could. he was well-known to customers, well-known to fellow business owners, by all accounts was just a good partner in that community. >> members of the community are relieved now, knowing that the murder has been solved. pat collins will have a full report on this story coming up live on news4 at 5:00. >>> montgomery county police are investigating a deadly pedestrian accident in germantown. inv
NBC
Jul 7, 2011 4:00pm EDT
as the last big carrier to offer that unlimited data service. >>> natalie portman's baby now has a name. alif. "people" magazine says the baby boy was named after the first led of the hebrew alphabet. he's now 3 weeks old. >>> it's the end of two eras in daytime soaps, but today abc announced "all my children" and "one life to live" will be available online. >> both shows were sold to prospect park set to launch its own hulu like venture. executives at prospect park say they will continue the same story lines and characters and pick up right where the tv finales left off. >> guarantee, you won't miss a beat. >>> well, it's the beginning of the end for one of the most successful movie franchises in movie history. the last "harry potter" film premiers tonight in london. 8,000 fans camped out for days in trafalgar square, lining a nearly mile-long red carpet in order to see the stars arrive. at least one devoted fan explained nothing is stopping her from getting a front-row seat. >> been here about 72 hours. we've been counting down somewhere. and i'm sunburnt from monday and tuesday when it was
NBC
Jul 29, 2011 4:00pm EDT
this week by a big-named senate republican. >> its unfair, it's bizarro. >> reporter: savaged today by senate democrats. >> this is the most outrageous suggestive heard. >> speaker boehner should just give it up. >> reporter: but the republican senate leader backed the speaker. >> democrats are out bragging about how they're going to prolong the crisis instead of doing the hard work. trying to solve it. and that includes the president. >> reporter: president obama is not bragging. he's begging for no default. >> if we don't come to an agreement, we could lose our country's aaa credit rating. not because we didn't have the capacity to pay our bills. we do. but because we didn't have a aaa political system to match. >> reporter: house republicans set a vote on the boehner plan tonight. >> here we go again, my friends. >> reporter: senate democrats plan to kill the boehner plan. three days left. in fact, the two parties are not miles apart on the biggest issue, spending cuts. there are still plenty of ways out of this mess, said president obama, but not plenty of time. i'm steve handel
NBC
Jul 19, 2011 4:00pm EDT
demanding no deal on the debt without big cuts. >> we're here because the american people told us overwhelmingly, cut the spending, cut the debt. >> reporter: in fact, americans are divided. 55% of the usa today poll said spend ning is problem, 55% in the nbc news poll said not hiking the debt ceiling is a serious problem. president obama says both issues could get fixed by the gang of six. more than 50 senators from both political parties attended today's gang of six meeting up here. that's a positive sign. now, getting the details worked out in time to beat the august 2nd deadline, that is plan a. >>> robert gates has signed a two-book deal. the publishing group says gates agreed to write a memoir and a work on leadership. gates stepped down july 1st after serving as defense second for 4.5 years, he was first hired by george w. bush and continued serving under president obama. >>> new york city's going to hold a lottery for couples who want to get married on sunday. it's the first day same sex marriages will be legal there. lawmakers approved gay marriage last month. couples can
NBC
Jul 26, 2011 4:00pm EDT
. >>> harrison ford returns to the big screen in his new movie "cowboys & aliens." the movie premiered over the weekend and "access hollywood i "caught up with him. >> comicon closed and it ended with a big event. >> how cool to open this movie here for these fans? >> so far it sounds like a really good idea. >> a first in the fanfest 42-year history and a perfect choice for the film's star. >> these are the people we make movies for. and coming here to them acknowledges their importance to us. >> i figure you owe me. >> harrison stars alongside daniel craig. produced by ron howard and don grazer. >> i don't know how i can top it. i don't know if i ever will. it's a proud moment. maybe we'll make another one. that's how you top it. [ screaming ] >> tonight on "access hollywood" the gold standard in entertainment news. >> family, friends and fans continue to mourn the loss of amy winehouse. we have details on what really happened. plus, we examine musicians and addiction. >>> how motherhood has inspired christina aguilera make a difference. >>> nicole richie's unbelievable britney revelation
NBC
Jul 14, 2011 4:00pm EDT
. also in the chase for that award are the "big bang cheetheory" "" "the office" "30 rock" and "parks and recreation". steve car rel has yet to win an award. among his competitors, matt le blank in his comedy "episodes." marc barger, nbc news. >>> the buzz is building for something that rock and roll hasn't seen in a long time. the super group. >> yeah, the group, this band is called super heavy. mick jagger, dave stewart, josh stone, ar raman who won oscars. the first cast of characters that formed the band, rock, regular reggae, pop and soul. a tour is due out this september. >> can't wait to hear it. >>> coming up on news4, a scientific break through that's giving dentists and their patients a reason to smile. >>> and why this man is wearing a pasta strainer on his driver's license photo. the answer is coming up. >>> and for all of your news, be sure to follow news4 online. just search nbc was noirm now, this is more like it. >> yeah. >> just want it to hang on, right? at least for the weekend. >> as long as you can, you know, can keep it hanging on. >> right. gorgeous evening, in
NBC
Jul 27, 2011 4:00pm EDT
in five seasons. he is a big old 300-plus-pound run stopper in the middle. dan at a stall worth, and ankle long clemens expected to be a back up. they also traded jeremy jarmin a supplemental draft pick for wide receiver jabbar gaffaney from the new england patriots, most recently with the denver broncos. so shannahan dealing with his old team. as for the quarter back, donovan mcnabb, it looks like this deal is going to go down. the redskins do have a trade in place with the minnesota vikings. what will the skins get? a sixth round draft pick and possibly another sixth round draft pick, that second sixth rounder conditional based on mcnabb's performance. the final stumbling block is a new contract for mcnabb. he's on a $10 million signing bonus in about a month, the vikings would like to lower his overall contract number and that bonus. his agent and the vikings have been negotiating, working on that deal for much of the day. seeming seemingly matter of time before the trade is finalized. donovan mcnabb apparently headed out of town, ending up in minnesota with the vikings, where he will h
NBC
Jul 18, 2011 4:00pm EDT
a big budget agreement to avoid default, and president obama today was upbeat. >> any progress? >> we're making progress. >> reporter: making progress. his treasury secretary agreed. >> absolutely. you know, despite what you hear, and this is a complicated place, washington, people are moving closer together. >> reporter: but to emphasize their differences with democrats, republicans this week want to pass a balanced budget amendment, and spending cuts without tax hikes. president obama vowed a veto, frustrating conservatives. >> all we ask for is we balance our budget. for the president to suggest that balancing our budget is not common ground does provide clarity. >> reporter: u.s. stock markets dropped. gold rose, a sign investors feel default is possible. billionaire warren buffett sent washington a message. >> why stick a gun to your head and say, well, there's only a bullet in one of the six chambers, so i'll spin it, pull it, and it probably won't happen. you're running a totally unnecessary risk and sending a signal to the rest of the world that we really can't think ahead in
NBC
Jul 8, 2011 4:00pm EDT
in a very big bucket. >> any way you cut this data, it's lousy. >> reporter: the president called congressional leaders back to the white house on sunday to break the stalemate over the debt ceiling and government spending. democrats and republicans are united on one point. they don't like what they're hearing so far. >> we are not going to reduce the deficit or subsidize tax cuts for the rich on the backs of america's seniors. and working families. >> there is no agreement in private or in public. and as the president said yesterday, we are this far apart. >> reporter: the white house is lowering expectations for sunday's meeting, predicting bottom lines, but not breakthroughs. on capitol hill, brian mooar, news4. >>> and we've got some nasty weather moving into our area. let's get the latest from doug. >> yeah, hey, guys. a couple of things. first off, severe thunderstorm warning just issued for prince george's county and anne arundel county running until 4:45 this evening. bigger issue is towards frederick county where we do have some severe flooding going on right there. flash
NBC
Jul 4, 2011 4:00pm EDT
tonight? >> that's the big question, isn't it? meteorologist doug kammerer is here, he's got the answer. so what about that, doug? >> uh -- that's the hemming and hauing. because we have some storms trying to make their way towards the region of the right now outside, 90 degrees, a very warm 4th of july, a heat index of 93 degrees. that's what you expect this time of year, not much in the way of wind, out of the east at 3 miles per hour. temperatures around the rest of the region, 83 in quantico, 87 in sterling. frederick coming in at 91 degrees. now, on the radar, you notice that area down to the south in the pink, that's a severe thunderstorm watch, that's effect until 10:00, includes spotsylvania county, stafford county, fredricksburg, maryland, charles and calvert county. that severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 10:00. i do think most of the storms -- most of the storms will stay south of 66 and south of 50. so that's very good news for those of you in portions of northern virginia and the rest of maryland and also towards west virginia could see a couple showers. but right no
NBC
Jul 5, 2011 4:00pm EDT
. >> reporter: kathy winters says there's a big chance atlantis won't be able to lift off within a ten minute window starting at 11:25 friday. >> we are going with a 60% chance of weather prohibiting the launch, due to the potential for showers and isolated thunderstorms in the area. >> reporter: however, the forecast improves if the launch is delayed to saturday or sunday, which means as many as a million spectators need to plan accordingly. >> so a lot. friday morning kids are out of school, it's a great opportunity for folks to come watch the last launch. >> reporter: a poignant fact that's part of the payload the crew cares to the space station. >> i hope that i paint nasa in the finest light, that we pull off the cleanest mission that is possible. because we want to finish on the strongest note. >> finish successfully with the 135th flight of the shuttle program. chris clackum, nbc news. >>> if you spend any time outdoors today, it was another cooker. a hot afternoon. >> doug kammerer joins us to tell us if and when we're going to cool off. >> i don't think we're going to cool off any ti
NBC
Jul 28, 2011 4:00pm EDT
. >> is in as big as we wanted to go? heck no. we wanted to go bigger. we ran on going bigger. but this is the only proposal on the table that accomplishes the goals that we set out to do. >> reporter: after yesterday's scramble to cut more spending and twist more arms, boehner has his troops in line. >> listen, for the sake of jobs, for the sake of our country, let's pass this bill and end this crisis. >> reporter: the boehner plan would cut spending, $917 billion over ten years, but require a second vote in a few months. >> and here are my words. >> reporter: house democrats can't stop it. senate democrats say they will. >> it will not pass, because a short-term extension risks the same things that no extension risks. >> reporter: but democrats have given up on tax hikes, and they would cut spending more than house republicans would. could the two plans be combined in a compromise? >> congress has a way of waiting until the last minute to do the right thing. we remain confident that it will. >> but today, debate on the boehner plan. >> if we go into default, if we don't extend the debt ceiling, w
NBC
Jul 20, 2011 4:00pm EDT
, the tea party doesn't like it, steve handelsman now on why president obama and some other big players do like it. >> reporter: with 13 days until possible default, all eyes are on the gang of six senators, three republicans and three democrats. they met today with house democrats. can they craft a deficit deal that can pass congress? lawmakers ask gang of six democrat kent conrad. >> how does this work, where is it headed. >> reporter: like the deficit commission, like president obama, the gang of six has a plan that's balanced. gang of six democrat dick durbin. >> it does it by putting everything on the table. everything. spending cuts, entitlement programs and revenue. >> reporter: $3 trillion in spending cuts, including cuts in medicare and the like. $1 trillion in tax hikes. but not on most americans. >> we're actually reducing tax rates, both on the individual side and the corporate side. >> reporter: that's a move to win over conservatives, like house gop leader eric cantor. >> and so i don't think that raising taxes, increasing tax rates, is the answer. certainly not in an economy
NBC
Jul 6, 2011 4:00pm EDT
in the housing market hasn't bottomed out yet, as quickly as he expected. he says that's been a big drag on the economy. >>> the new head of the international monetary fund held her first news conference today. christine la guard was elected after a sex crimes arrest forced dominique strauss-kahn to resign. >> now, you might be surprised that i'm here so soon after my election. i thought it was necessary to come back to d.c. very promptly, simply because there are many issues that need to be addressed. and those issues cannot wait for yet another summer holiday. so here i am. and for good. >> christine lagarde is the first woman to lead the imf. she is a former french finance minister. meanwhile, her predecessor is still sorting through legal issues. today strauss-kahn's defense team attended a meeting at the manhattan district attorney's office for about an hour and a half. afterward, the defense team would say only that the meeting was productive. it was expected that prosecutors might try to persuade strauss-kahn to plead to a lesser charge. but his attorneys have said all along they
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 4:00pm EDT
years with no opt-out clause. but no deal could be a big deal when it comes to lost money for both sides. >> the real losses will start in the next couple days if they can't get this deal done. >> reporter: while fans say for every day this goes on, they're the ones who are really paying. >> oh, yeah. ready for some football. >> all right, the first preseason game, the august 7th exhibition hall of fame game, has been cancelled. if the two sides do reach a deal by tuesday, no other game should be affected. on capitol hill, kristen dahlgren, news4. >>> when news4 at 4:00 continues, imagine dropping 1 million bucks worth of wine. a beg big mess. we'll tell you about it, coming up. ♪ >>> and singer brian mcknight has a new album out. he's actually performing live here tonight. i had a chance to talk to him today. we'll hear from him next. >>> plus, comedian and host of "the marriage ref" tom papa joins us next. >>> kate middleton's dress will ♪ this is me ♪ i write the songs i try to be be right ♪ >>> the album is called "just me" and joining us today is brian mcknight, a familiar f
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Jul 21, 2011 4:00pm EDT
as comic-con. >> nbc's marc barger has a look at what the big draws are this year for the year's mega convention. >> reporter: if last week belonged to potter-mania, this week belongs to the twi-hards. since monday, fans of the "twilight" saga have been camped outside the san diego convention center. >> we're hanging out, because we want to see the "breaking dawn". >> reporter: they are expected to take part in today's panel discussion of the next installment of the "twilight" saga, "breaking dawn" which opens in september. >> reporter: the trio's appearance is the marquis event for day one of comic-con, a four-daikon eventual of all things science fiction, fantasy and super heroes, both in print and on screen. >> at this point, comic-con is just about every aspect of pop culture. >> reporter: 130,000 people, many dressed for the occasion, will attend this convention, which over its four decades has outdproen grown its comic book roots. >> comic books didn't sell out to pop culture, pop culture found its way to comic books. >> so about yourself, mr. parker. >> reporter: in fact, one o
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